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Center of Concern Summit of Uptown

Reflections from Summit

Winter: A time for wonder, a time for watchfulness. When it snows, ain’t it thrillin’? Though your nose gets to chillin’. A beautiful sight, we’re happy tonight, walkin’ in a Winter Wonderland. Winter can indeed be a beautiful season – especially when it’s viewed…
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Center of Concern Age Options

2018 Legislative breakfasts

AgeOptions, Center of Concern and local senior service agencies invite you to attend one of five annual breakfast meetings. We welcome suburban Cook County federal, state, county, and local officials to discuss issues facing older adults and hear how…
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Center of Concern Home Sharing

Home Sharing

The Center of Concern connects seniors and responsible adults who have a room in their home to rent with individuals who seek affordable housing. Through our program, the Center of Concern staff matches individuals by application screening and interviewing…
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Center of Concern Tax Assistance

Tax Assistance

The Center of Concern Income Tax Assistance Program offers tax help generally to seniors, low-income and the disabled who earn $60,000 or less a year. Trained community volunteers can help eligible taxpayers with credits, such as the EITC…
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